(February 1984)

Archie, 1950 Series
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Price
0.60 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Close-Up, Inc.
Brand
Archie Series; Archie Comics Group
Barcode
0271000696002
Editing
Victor Gorelick (editor); Richard Goldwater (editor-in-chief)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US; then standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Betty and Veronica / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (signed)
Inks
Dan DeCarlo (signed)
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Look, Betty! Hillside High is double-teaming Reggie!
Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Coach Kleats; Chuck Clayton; two unidentified Hillside cheerleaders
Synopsis
At the basketball team, the Hillside players double-team Reggie while the Hillside cheerleaders double-team Archie.

Indexer Notes

Later redrawn for the cover of Laugh Comics Digest #145.

Designing Women (Table of Contents: 1)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Jim DeCarlo
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Pop Tate; Archie Andrews; Jughead Jones; Reggie Mantle; Moose Mason; Dilton Doiley
Synopsis
To lift Betty's spirits, Veronica uses every weapon in her vast arsenal of "getting her way" to get everyone to buy one of Betty's macaroni statuettes.
Reprints

Alex Goes Awry (Table of Contents: 2)

The Cabots / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo Jr. ?
Inks
Jim DeCarlo
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Alexander Cabot; Alexandra Cabot; Josie McCoy
Synopsis
Hoping to score points with Josie, Alex sends her a singing telegram for her birthday.

Wild West Fashions (Table of Contents: 3)

Betty and Veronica / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dan DeCarlo Jr. (signed)
Inks
Dan DeCarlo Jr. (signed)
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Midge Klump; Nancy Woods; Cheryl Blossom
Synopsis
No story; the girls model fashion designs submitted by readers.

Just Picture This (Table of Contents: 4)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Dan DeCarlo
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Hiram Lodge; Smithers the butler
Synopsis
Veronica "borrows" her father's new sports car, dents it, then stashes the car in the Cooper's garage and reports the car as stolen.
Reprints

Just Cloning Around (Table of Contents: 5)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Dan DeCarlo
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Reggie Mantle; Midge Klump; Moose Mason; Pop Tate; Charlie
Synopsis
A teen selling magazines resembles Reggie so much that Veronica and Betty decide to finish the job.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

Dear Betty and Veronica / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Eda Edwards [as Betty and Veronica]
Pencils
Joe Edwards
Inks
Joe Edwards
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Joe Edwards

First Line of Dialogue or Text
My problem concerns my boyfriend
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge
Synopsis
"Betty" and "Veronica" answer reader letters.

Candid Comment (Table of Contents: 7)

Veronica / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
George Gladir
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Dan DeCarlo
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Veronica Lodge; Archie Andrews; Betty Cooper; Kim
Synopsis
Veronica gives Kim advice on how to gently brush off a boy, but she doesn't follow her own advice.
Reprints

Hot Stuff (Table of Contents: 8)

Betty and Veronica / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Doyle
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo
Inks
Dan DeCarlo
Colors
Barry Grossman
Letters
Bill Yoshida

Genre
teen
Characters
Betty Cooper; Veronica Lodge; Cheryl Blossom; Archie Andrews
Synopsis
Feeling threatened by Cheryl's apparent ability to generate a great deal of heat when kissing a boy, Veronica and Betty both try to match her power on Archie.
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Look, Betty! Hillside High is double-teaming Reggie!"]
    Betty and Veronica
  2. 1. Designing Women
    Betty and Veronica
  3. 2. Alex Goes Awry
    The Cabots
  4. 3. Wild West Fashions
    Betty and Veronica
  5. 4. Just Picture This
    Betty and Veronica
  6. 5. Just Cloning Around
    Betty and Veronica
  7. 6. ["My problem concerns my boyfriend"]
    Dear Betty and Veronica
  8. 7. Candid Comment
    Veronica
  9. 8. Hot Stuff
    Betty and Veronica
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